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Covid-19: Gujarat reports 16 new cases in 24 hours


Gandhinagar: Sixteen persons tested positive for Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Saturday evening, the state health department said in its bulletin. No death was reported during this period.

The state currently has 149 active cases, of which 3 are on ventilator and 146 are in stable.

Of the new cases, 6 are in Surat city, 3 in Vadodara city, 2 each in Navsari and Rajkot city and 1 each in Jamnagar and Rajkot rural. Ahmedabad did not have a single new case after six days.


Twelve patients recovered from the infection on Saturday. So far, 8,15,599 patients have recovered from Covid-19 in Gujarat. This is 98.76 per cent of the total cases reported till now.


5.05 lakh vaccinated in 24 hours

Over 5.05 lakh persons were vaccinated on Saturday, taking the total dose of vaccine administered till now to 5.93 crore. Of these, 4.12 crore have received the first dose while 1.81 crore have got the second dose as well.


India crosses mark of 85 crore vaccine doses

At the national level, the number of doses administered till now crossed the mark of 85 crore on Saturday.



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